National Anthropological Archives

MS 7184 Nikkō on-yama no ezu

Collection ID:
Ueyama, Yahei
circa 1850
The map is in
Physical Description:
1 Page
61 x 91 cm

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
The map includes drawings of buildings, mountains, waterfalls, lakes, and other special places of interest. The map is oriented to the north.

Custodial History
Gift to the Department of Anthropology by Mrs. Lispenard Seabury Croker, 1961. It was collected in Japan in the 1930s. From July 31 to August 5, 1939, the map was in the exhibit entitled "Around the World" at the Historic Warner House, Portsmouth, New Hampshire. Transferred to the National Anthropological Archives by Chang-su Houchins, October 1985.

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
USNM ACC 232,559
ANTHRO CAT 398,581
NAA MS 7184
NAA INV 10000042

Translation of Title
Translation of Title
A pictorial map of the mountain Nikkō

Local Note
Local Note
Color woodblock print, paper mounted, cloth backing

Using the Collection
Manuscript 7184, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

More Information

Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Nikko (Japan) -- Japan Geographic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Japanese Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

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